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Building a Humane Harrisburg!

We have a great opportunity at hand in Pennsylvania in the upcoming election to build a more humane Harrisburg! The time is ripe to elect into state office more humane legislators – and remove from office those who stand in the way of laws to ensure the humane treatment of animals. And, it’s up to […]

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The Animals of Pennsylvania Have Lost a Champion

The animals of Pennsylvania – and the people who love them – have lost a champion. Tom Hickey Sr., who served for eight years as a member of the Governor’s Dog Law Advisory Board, died of a stroke on Sunday. His death came after Tom had waged a long and courageous battle to recover from […]

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Humane Lobby Day 2016 Through a Young Voter’s Eyes

We, at Humane PA have had the pleasure of watching Melissa Cohen grow from a shy teenage animal lover into a seasoned citizen lobbyist, a young voter hungry to know the issues and work hard to get better laws for animals. Melissa is currently a student at Bucks County Community College and is aiming to […]

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Concerned Citizens Think Globally, Act Locally

Guest Blog by Christin Bummer Sweeping legislative changes are often initiated at the federal level. Others seem to gain traction when introduced at the state level. And some of the strongest movements have begun in a small town or in someone’s own back yard, gaining momentum neighbor by neighbor. Asking an entire country or even […]

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